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U of M President Kaler presents priorities to MN House Capital Investment Committee

2018 capital request

President Kaler was joined Board of Regents Chair David McMillan, three current U of M students and a U of M professor.

U of M to host Minnesota Sparks event in Worthington

Woman holding goat

The event brings three U researchers—who are tackling the area’s critical issues—into conversation with the community. 

Shoring up Seemore the sea turtle’s shell

Davis Fay and Alex Barrette (2nd and third from left), with SEA LIFE staff, do a fitting of a prototype exoshell on Seemore the green sea turtle.

U students design a prosthesis for an injured green sea turtle

Combating back pain without opioids

A person reaching back to grab his or her painful back, with an area in red marking the pain.

A new grant is helping the U of M to study non-drug approaches to alleviating chronic back pain.

U of M President to deliver annual State of the University address this week

University seal

At seventh address, President Eric Kaler will reflect on the past year and outline his priorities for the year ahead.

U of M licenses technology to monitor crop nitrogen status to ag-tech firm Sentera

Field

The tech, licensed to local company Sentera, will help growers minimize fertilizer use while preserving yield, profits

Research Brief: Non-invasive brain stimulation could help treat cerebral palsy

Brain

The first-of-its-kind study could shape future treatments and research.

Gophers and Bulldogs are golden in epic U.S. victory

The six former and current Golden Gophers display their gold medals after Team USA's victory over Canada.

Among the stars for Team USA in its thrilling victory over Canada for the Gold medal were a host of players with U of M

U of M capital request focuses entirely on infrastructure renewal across the state

Capital Request

Today, President Eric Kaler emphasized the need to renew U of M facilities across the state.

U of M President Eric Kaler to outline 2018 legislative priorities Feb. 21

The top of the Minnesota capitol building
President Kaler will address media at Minnesota Capitol

Scientists poised to win the race against rust disease and beyond

wheat rust

Scientists have positioned themselves to better understand how rust fungi infect crops and evolve virulence. 

Economic impact of the University of Minnesota exceeds $8.6 billion annually

UMN Economic Impact

U of M contributes $8.6 billion a year in economic activity—supporting 77,000 jobs, generating $470 million in taxes.

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